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Big Pines Mountain House of Tahoe

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4083 Cedar Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150 (Formerly Viking Motor Lodge)
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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35 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Its like a classic motel, clean room with a good shower, noisy room. Confortable bed, great linen, with a mini bar and safe box. Well heating. We arrived at 3am and the reception was open with a friendly staff. Very simple breakfast. We would come back for sure. You get what you pay for.

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Thank lyviaaaaa
Ruben Z, Manager at Big Pines Mountain House of Tahoe, responded to this review

Hi, We thank you for your business and support! We will continue work harder until we gain your full satisfaction. Thanks again! More 

Palo Alto, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was traveling in CA this summer with my family and wanted something not so expensive just for a night. This was one of the cheapest available place but I had stayed here before so decided to stay here again. It's a budget place to stay so don't expect a lot. Room was big enough and bed was comfy. The... More 

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Thank notsameer
Ruben Z, Manager at Big Pines Mountain House of Tahoe, responded to this review

Hi, We appreciate your business and feedback, and believe me, we won't stop until we gain your full satisfaction. Our family works very hard to earn your trust, we thank you for your support. Again, thanks! Cordially, Ruben Z GM More 

hitchin
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155 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perfectly located just minutes away from all activities, Big Pines is an ideal place to stop over. Nothing fancy, but the room is clean and warm and the bed comfy. Basic complimentary breakfast as well. All in all an excellent deal.

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Thank jo w
Ruben Z, General Manager at Big Pines Mountain House of Tahoe, responded to this review

Hi Jo, Thank you, thank you, thank you... Please come back soon! More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015 via mobile

Yes it's outdated!but it's nice,clean and comfy place to stay plus a minutes walk going to heavenly valley and a lot of outdoor activities near this hotel and affordable too!if your looking for a place that will fit to your budget this is perfect!

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Thank Norielyn T
Ruben Z, Manager at Big Pines Mountain House of Tahoe, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you, thank you, thank you!!! Please come back soon! More 

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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015 via mobile

Rooms and accommodations are fine. Don't lock yourself out of your room in the middle of the night though because the after hours number they have posted on their front door doesn't work. Make sure to keep blankets in your car because things happen and you might end up spending the next few hours in it...

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2 Thank Adam T
Ruben Z, Manager at Big Pines Mountain House of Tahoe, responded to this review

Hi Adam, I am very sorry to hear that, please let me know when did that happen. I truly appreciate your feedback. We are very sorry. More 

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Glen Ellen, California, United States
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10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

Love this place. The staff all are very friendly and greats hosts. They have a perfect place just minutes walk from Heavenly Gondola and plenty of things to eat. Nice complementary breakfast to get your motor running and enjoy the winter activities. Jeffery Hess

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Ruben Z, Manager at Big Pines Mountain House of Tahoe, responded to this review

Hi Jeffrey, Thank you very much for your business and support! Please come back soon! More 

South Lake Tahoe, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015

The room itself is comfortable, the bed was a bit hard, but came with a variety of pillows. The walls are VERY thin, but thankfully my neighbors went to sleep around the time I went to sleep. The staff is very friendly and the internet is fantastic.

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Thank Robert D
Ruben Z, Manager at Big Pines Mountain House of Tahoe, responded to this review

Hi Robert, Thank you very much for your business and feedback. Please come back soon! More 

2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

We loved the room (304) when we entered. It was clean, well arranged and bed was comfy with clean sheets. I thought it was value for money. However, later realized that the bathroom door can't be locked and had few more bad surprises waiting for us. More surprises at midnight: The walls are so thin that we actually could hear... More 

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Ruben Z, Manager at Big Pines Mountain House of Tahoe, responded to this review

Hi, We apologize for the inconvenience, we do our best to make our Hotel a great deal for our guests,unfortunately we have a noisy guest here and there but there is very little we can do to control people inside their rooms. when they become really noisy, or out of the ordinary we talk to them and ask them to... More 

Lake Worth, Florida
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

Don't take a room down "skid row" (any room in the 300's). Just awful! Main building rooms are 100x better, cleaner, livable. Staff was very courteous on accommodating our request to move. For the price, can't beat it.

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1 Thank vmalerba
Ruben Z, Manager at Big Pines Mountain House of Tahoe, responded to this review

Hi, We truly appreciate your feedback and review. Please let us know what was wrong on the 300's Thanks! More 

Rochester, New York
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12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

Was here for 4 nights in August. It's proximity to the casinos and beach can't be beat. The price is very good for the Tahoe area. The property is old, for sure. The pool is small but clean and functional. The rooms aren't fancy but completeley adequate and clean. Noise with adjoining rooms can be significant but they responded quickly... More 

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Ruben Z, Manager at Big Pines Mountain House of Tahoe, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you very much for your support and business! I am happy to know we served you well. We are a family business that works very hard to make this place a good deal for you and for us. We will continue to improve until we gain your complete and full satisfaction. Thanks again! Please come back again. More 

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